The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 12 55 14
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -41
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 93 22 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 12.83% 3.01% 10.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.58% 3.35% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 59 21 76
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £36,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
Software Engineering
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
638 656 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 88.00% 89.86% 83.38%
Number of salaries quoted 436 607 554
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £63,400 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Northamptonshire region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +30 74 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Kettering +9 11 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Corby - 2 £32,500 -
Software Engineering
East Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering.

1 124 (63.92%) Java
2 123 (63.40%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (44.33%) J2EE
3 86 (44.33%) Web Services
4 81 (41.75%) SQL
5 74 (38.14%) JavaScript
5 74 (38.14%) Linux
5 74 (38.14%) Scrum
6 62 (31.96%) TDD
7 57 (29.38%) User Stories
8 56 (28.87%) C#
9 55 (28.35%) Spring
9 55 (28.35%) MVC
10 53 (27.32%) Mentoring
11 49 (25.26%) Enterprise Software
11 49 (25.26%) Computer Science
12 48 (24.74%) Retail
13 47 (24.23%) Continuous Integration
14 44 (22.68%) Spring MVC
15 43 (22.16%) Degree
15 43 (22.16%) JUnit
16 42 (21.65%) BDD
17 41 (21.13%) SDLC
18 39 (20.10%) REST
18 39 (20.10%) Web Development
19 38 (19.59%) JSON
20 36 (18.56%) Unix
20 36 (18.56%) OO
20 36 (18.56%) OOD
21 33 (17.01%) C

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (6.19%) Tomcat
2 11 (5.67%) Liferay
3 5 (2.58%) IIS
4 2 (1.03%) Apache
4 2 (1.03%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (3.61%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.06%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (2.06%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.55%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.52%) MS Project
4 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.03%) SaaS
2 2 (1.03%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.67%) SSL
2 10 (5.15%) RFID
2 10 (5.15%) RS-232
2 10 (5.15%) RS-485
2 10 (5.15%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.09%) Bluetooth
3 6 (3.09%) Ethernet
3 6 (3.09%) Wireless
3 6 (3.09%) ZigBee
4 2 (1.03%) Internet
4 2 (1.03%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.01%) SQL Server
2 29 (14.95%) MySQL
3 25 (12.89%) Apache Hive
4 15 (7.73%) Oracle Database
5 14 (7.22%) MongoDB
6 7 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 43 (22.16%) JUnit
2 25 (12.89%) Git (software)
3 17 (8.76%) Artifactory
3 17 (8.76%) GitLab
3 17 (8.76%) Jenkins
3 17 (8.76%) Vagrant
4 7 (3.61%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.52%) JIRA
General
1 48 (24.74%) Retail
2 27 (13.92%) Finance
3 18 (9.28%) Telecoms
4 16 (8.25%) Electronics
5 5 (2.58%) Legal
5 5 (2.58%) Marketing
6 4 (2.06%) Automotive
7 2 (1.03%) Games
8 1 (0.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 98 (50.52%) Software Engineer
2 71 (36.60%) Developer
3 52 (26.80%) Java Developer
4 27 (13.92%) Senior Software Engineer
5 19 (9.79%) C# Software Engineer
5 19 (9.79%) J2EE Developer
5 19 (9.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 18 (9.28%) Agile Developer
6 18 (9.28%) Agile Java Developer
6 18 (9.28%) Linux Developer
6 18 (9.28%) Oracle Developer
7 17 (8.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 17 (8.76%) Graduate
7 17 (8.76%) Java Engineer
7 17 (8.76%) Java Software Engineer
8 14 (7.22%) Architect
8 14 (7.22%) Graduate Developer
8 14 (7.22%) Graduate Java Developer
9 12 (6.19%) C Software Engineer
9 12 (6.19%) Embedded C Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (44.33%) J2EE
1 86 (44.33%) Web Services
2 55 (28.35%) Spring
3 44 (22.68%) Spring MVC
4 39 (20.10%) REST
5 38 (19.59%) JSON
6 32 (16.49%) EJB
6 32 (16.49%) JSP
7 30 (15.46%) XML
8 28 (14.43%) .NET
9 25 (12.89%) HTML
10 23 (11.86%) CSS
11 22 (11.34%) Servlets
12 21 (10.82%) jQuery
13 18 (9.28%) Struts
14 17 (8.76%) Java EE
14 17 (8.76%) JPA
15 16 (8.25%) Ajax
16 14 (7.22%) ASP.NET
17 12 (6.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 49 (25.26%) Computer Science
1 49 (25.26%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.15%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (3.61%) User Experience
5 6 (3.09%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.55%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.55%) Physics
7 2 (1.03%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.03%) Animation
7 2 (1.03%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.03%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 74 (38.14%) Linux
2 36 (18.56%) Unix
3 3 (1.55%) Windows
4 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (63.40%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (38.14%) Scrum
3 62 (31.96%) TDD
4 57 (29.38%) User Stories
5 55 (28.35%) MVC
6 53 (27.32%) Mentoring
7 47 (24.23%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (21.65%) BDD
9 41 (21.13%) SDLC
10 39 (20.10%) Web Development
11 36 (18.56%) OO
11 36 (18.56%) OOD
12 27 (13.92%) OOP
13 20 (10.31%) Procedural Programming
13 20 (10.31%) Unit Testing
14 18 (9.28%) Continuous Improvement
15 17 (8.76%) DevOps
15 17 (8.76%) Release Management
16 11 (5.67%) Coaching
16 11 (5.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 124 (63.92%) Java
2 81 (41.75%) SQL
3 74 (38.14%) JavaScript
4 56 (28.87%) C#
5 33 (17.01%) C
6 15 (7.73%) C++
7 12 (6.19%) Embedded C
8 11 (5.67%) PL/SQL
9 10 (5.15%) Assembly Language
10 8 (4.12%) COBOL
11 6 (3.09%) PHP
12 2 (1.03%) Python
12 2 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 43 (22.16%) Degree
2 18 (9.28%) Sun Certification
3 16 (8.25%) PhD
4 1 (0.52%) HNC
4 1 (0.52%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.67%) SLA
2 2 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 15 (7.73%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (8.76%) Ansible
1 17 (8.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (16.49%) Oracle
2 18 (9.28%) Sun
3 17 (8.76%) Sybase
4 11 (5.67%) WSO2
5 10 (5.15%) EMC
6 9 (4.64%) Microsoft
7 8 (4.12%) hybris
8 4 (2.06%) Adobe
9 1 (0.52%) Atlassian
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